Current Issues in Brain Function Study Group

Program for Toronto 2008 Study Group Meeting


Monday, 5 May 2008, 18:30, Room 701B

18:30 Business Meeting
18:45 Scientific Meeting: Discussion Forum
18:45 Topic 1: Accounting for Subject Differences in fMRI Analyses.
  Guest Chair:  Stephen M. Smith, D.Phil, Oxford University FMRIB Centre, Oxford, UK
18:45 Lead Discussant 1: Terry Oakes, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
18:50 Lead Discussant 2: Richard B. Buxton, Ph.D., University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
18:55 Discussion
19:15 Topic 2: What Can and Can’t Functional Spectroscopy Reveal About Neuronal Metabolism and Neurotransmission?
  Guest Chair: Stephen R. Williams, D.Phil, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
19:15 Lead Discussant 1: Rolf Gruetter, Ph.D., EPFL-SB-IPMC-LIFMET, Lausanne, Switzerland
19:20 Lead Discussant 2: Douglas Rothman, Ph.D., Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
19:25 Discussion
19:45 Topic 3: Will MR Deliver a Reliable Measure of OEF, CMRO2 and CMRO2 Change?
  Guest Chair: Bruce Pike, Ph.D., Montreal Neurological Institute, Montréal, QC, Canada
19:45 Lead Discussant 1: Dmitriy Yablonskiy, Ph.D., Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA
19:50 Lead Discussant 2: Wei Chen, Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
19:55 Discussion
20:15 Adjourn